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Test Call Generators: An Essential Test & Debugging Tool in Mobile Billing Assurance

interview with Steffen Öftring

Test Call Generators: An Essential Test & Debugging Tool in Mobile Billing Assurance

An “active” test call generator (TCG) can see problems that a “passive” revenue assurance system is blind to.  Here’s a discussion on the test call RA  process, over-the-air calls versus core call injection, and test call networks in global roaming RA.

From FRAUD ASSURE

A Sweeping 239-Page Research Report on Fraud Management Solutions & Strategies

by Dan Baker

TRI has released a comprehensive  analyst report on fraud management solutions.  The study is based on interviews with three dozen leading FM consultants and solution experts.  Download the free Executive Summary.

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SMS Bypass Blocking: A Service that Protects & Maximizes A2P Revenue for Mobile Operators

interview with Claire Cassar

A2P messaging is a multi-billion dollar revenue stream that mobile operators need to protect.  In this interview, you’ll learn how a managed service solution blocks bulk marketing messages and other bypass fraud in enterprise-to-operator SMS traffic.

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Device Intelligence and Big Data Linkage: Guarding Consumer Access Points from the Fraudsters From FRAUD ASSURE

Device Intelligence and Big Data Linkage: Guarding Consumer Access Points from the Fraudsters

interview with Matt Ehrlich

Preventing subscription fraud today means supplementing traditional identity checks with a host of new processes, technology, and big data analytics.  A credit and fraud risk expert explains the roles of predictive scores, device risk assessment, and linkage analysis.

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The Key to Driving 4G Profit: Sell Value, Not Bandwidth

by Miri Duenias

Are you struggling to earn a profit on your 4G investments?  Many operators are failing today on the marketing side.  But aligning 4G products with a customer’s personal preferences and desires provides the necessary sizzle to boost sales and earn a handsome ROI.

Mapping the Interconnect Resale Routes of Fraudsters: How a Global Robot Network Detects Voice and SMS Bypass From FRAUD ASSURE

Mapping the Interconnect Resale Routes of Fraudsters: How a Global Robot Network Detects Voice and SMS Bypass

interview with Xavier Lesage

SIM box voice bypass is a persistent problem, but now, bypass is spreading to SMS, OTT apps on the smartphone, and ghost trunks.  This interview explains the fast evolving bypass scene, highlights the strategy of fraudsters, and provides case studies.

Law Enforcement & Security in a World Where Industry and National Boundaries are Blurred
From FRAUD ASSURE

Law Enforcement & Security in a World Where Industry and National Boundaries are Blurred

interview with Mark Johnson

Are we destined to be forever reactive over security, fraud, and risk issues?  Or will we put wise standards, regulations, and frameworks in place that allow us to deliver technology that’s relatively secure and fraud-resistant? 

Thinking Outside the Comms Box: A New, Cross Industry Fraud Check Service that Telecoms can Leverage From FRAUD ASSURE

Thinking Outside the Comms Box: A New, Cross Industry Fraud Check Service that Telecoms can Leverage

interview with Jim Rice

For decades, telecoms have done fraud and identity checks using comms industry data.  This interview explains the power of using cross-industry data to pinpoint known fraudsters and suspicious individuals in finance, retail, and other industry data sets.

Integrated Test Call & CDR Analysis: A New Tool in the Fight Against SIM Box & OTT Bypass Fraud From FRAUD ASSURE

Integrated Test Call & CDR Analysis: A New Tool in the Fight Against SIM Box & OTT Bypass Fraud

interview with Kenneth Mouton

Why not combine the virtues of FMS CDR analysis and test call generators to create a single integrated tool for bypass fraud control?  The benefits of that idea, a tutorial on test call systems in SIM box detection, and OTT bypass via mobile services like VIBER are all discussed in this interview.

The Revenue Assurance Game: How the Rules Change in the Era of IoT & Mobile Broadband From REVENUE ASSURE

The Revenue Assurance Game: How the Rules Change in the Era of IoT & Mobile Broadband

interview with Rene Felber & Gadi Solotorevsky

Revenue assurance is perhaps the hardest of telecom functions to define because the term is used in so many different senses.  This discussion on the evolving role of revenue assurance was catalyzed by a survey of experts in the profession.

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